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One of the most significant provisions of the new draft rules is the creation of prescribed bonuses for every pick in the first 10 rounds. Major League Baseball had tried for years to curb draft spending with recommended bonus amounts, but those proved ineffective with no real punishment to back them up. With a punitive tax and the possibility of losing picks in future drafts behind the numbers now, teams are expected to stick to them much more closely.

The numbers build off the bonus set for the No. 1 pick, which is $7.2 million this year. Every pick from 2-338 is expressed as a percentage of the No. 1 pick, down to $125,000 for the final picks of the 10th round. A team's total budget for the first 10 rounds is the sum of the numbers for all of its picks, so teams that have extra picks and early picks have more money to spend. The Twins have the highest budget this year, with the second overall pick as well as extra picks.

Teams can spread the money among their picks in the top 10 rounds in different ways so long as they stay under the total budget. For example, the Astros could sign their No. 1 pick for $5.2 million and spread the extra $2 million among other players. However, if a team fails to sign a player, it cannot apply the budgeted amount for that pick to other players and loses that amount from its overall budget.

Listed below are the pick values for every selection in the first 10 rounds. Bonuses for players signed after the first 10 rounds do not count against the overall budget, unless they exceed $100,000.

PICK NO.TEAMPCT. OF NO. 1VALUE
1Astros100%$7,200,000
2Twins86%$6,200,000
3Mariners72%$5,200,000
4Orioles58%$4,200,000
5Royals49%$3,500,000
6Cubs45%$3,250,000
7Padres42%$3,000,000
8Pirates40%$2,900,000
9Marlins39%$2,800,000
10Rockies38%$2,700,000
11Athletics36%$2,625,000
12Mets35%$2,550,000
13White Sox34%$2,475,000
14Reds33%$2,375,000
15Indians31%$2,250,000
16Nationals30%$2,125,000
17Blue Jays28%$2,000,000
18Dodgers27%$1,950,000
19Cardinals26%$1,900,000
20Giants26%$1,850,000
21Braves25%$1,825,000
22Blue Jays25%$1,800,000
23Cardinals25%$1,775,000
24Red Sox24%$1,750,000
25Rays24%$1,725,000
26Diamondbacks24%$1,700,000
27Brewers23%$1,675,000
28Brewers23%$1,650,000
29Rangers23%$1,625,000
30Yankees22%$1,600,000
31Red Sox22%$1,575,000
32Twins22%$1,550,000
33Padres21%$1,525,000
34Athletics21%$1,500,000
35Mets20%$1,467,400
36Cardinals20%$1,430,400
37Red Sox19%$1,394,300
38Brewers19%$1,359,100
39Rangers18%$1,324,800
40Phillies18%$1,291,300
41Astros17%$1,258,700
42Twins17%$1,227,000
43Cubs17%$1,196,000
44Padres16%$1,165,800
45Pirates16%$1,136,400
46Rockies15%$1,107,700
47Athletics15%$1,079,700
48White Sox15%$1,052,500
49Reds14%$1,025,900
50Blue Jays14%$1,000,000
51Dodgers14%$984,700
52Cardinals13%$969,700
53Rangers13%$954,800
54Phillies13%$940,200
55Padres13%$925,900
56Cubs13%$911,700
57Reds12%$897,800
58Blue Jays12%$884,100
59Cardinals12%$870,600
60Blue Jays12%$857,200
61Astros12%$844,100
62Athletics12%$831,200
63Twins11%$818,500
64Mariners11%$806,000
65Orioles11%$793,700
66Royals11%$781,600
67Cubs11%$769,600
68Padres11%$757,900
69Pirates10%$746,300
70Padres10%$734,900
71Mets10%$723,600
72Twins10%$712,600
73Rockies10%$701,700
74Athletics10%$691,000
75Mets9%$680,400
76White Sox9%$670,000
77Phillies9%$659,800
78Reds9%$649,700
79Indians9%$639,700
80Nationals9%$630,000
81Blue Jays9%$620,300
82Dodgers8%$610,800
83Rangers8%$601,500
84Giants8%$592,300
85Braves8%$583,300
86Cardinals8%$574,300
87Red Sox8%$565,600
88Rays8%$556,900
89Yankees8%$548,400
90Diamondbacks8%$540,000
91Tigers7%$531,800
92Brewers7%$523,600
93Rangers7%$515,600
94Yankees7%$507,800
95Phillies7%$500,000
96Astros7%$495,200
97Twins7%$490,400
98Mariners7%$485,700
99Orioles7%$481,100
100Royals7%$476,500
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101Cubs7%$471,900
102Padres6%$467,400
103Pirates6%$462,900
104Marlins6%$458,400
105Rockies6%$454,000
106Athletics6%$449,700
107Mets6%$445,400
108White Sox6%$441,100
109Reds6%$436,800
110Indians6%$432,700
111Nationals6%$428,500
112Blue Jays6%$424,400
113Dodgers6%$420,300
114Angels6%$416,300
115Giants6%$412,300
116Braves6%$408,300
117Cardinals6%$404,400
118Red Sox6%$400,500
119Rays6%$396,700
120Diamondbacks5%$392,900
121Tigers5%$389,100
122Brewers5%$385,400
123Rangers5%$381,700
124Yankees5%$378,000
125Phillies5%$374,400
126Mariners5%$370,800
127Marlins5%$367,200
128Rockies5%$363,700
129Astros5%$360,200
130Twins5%$356,700
131Mariners5%$353,300
132Orioles5%$349,900
133Royals5%$346,600
134Cubs5%$343,200
135Padres5%$340,000
136Pirates5%$336,700
137Marlins5%$333,500
138Rockies5%$330,300
139Athletics5%$327,100
140Mets4%$323,900
141White Sox4%$320,800
142Reds4%$317,800
143Indians4%$314,700
144Nationals4%$311,700
145Blue Jays4%$308,700
146Dodgers4%$305,700
147Angels4%$302,800
148Giants4%$299,900
149Braves4%$297,000
150Cardinals4%$294,200
151Red Sox4%$291,300
152Rays4%$288,500
153Diamondbacks4%$285,800
154Tigers4%$283,000
155Brewers4%$280,300
156Rangers4%$277,600
157Yankees4%$275,000
158Phillies4%$272,300
159Astros4%$269,700
160Twins4%$267,100
161Mariners4%$264,500
162Orioles4%$262,000
163Royals4%$259,500
164Cubs4%$257,000
165Padres4%$254,500
166Pirates4%$252,100
167Marlins3%$249,700
168Rockies3%$247,300
169Athletics3%$244,900
170Mets3%$242,600
171White Sox3%$240,200
172Reds3%$237,900
173Indians3%$235,600
174Nationals3%$233,400
175Blue Jays3%$231,100
176Dodgers3%$228,900
177Angels3%$226,700
178Giants3%$224,500
179Braves3%$222,400
180Cardinals3%$220,300
181Red Sox3%$218,100
182Rays3%$216,000
183Diamondbacks3%$214,000
184Tigers3%$211,900
185Brewers3%$209,900
186Rangers3%$207,900
187Yankees3%$205,900
188Phillies3%$203,900
189Astros3%$201,900
190Twins3%$200,000
191Mariners3%$198,100
192Orioles3%$196,200
193Royals3%$194,300
194Cubs3%$192,500
195Padres3%$190,600
196Pirates3%$188,800
197Marlins3%$187,000
198Rockies3%$185,200
199Athletics3%$183,500
200Mets3%$181,700
201White Sox3%$180,000
202Reds2%$178,300
203Indians2%$176,600
204Nationals2%$174,900
205Blue Jays2%$173,200
206Dodgers2%$171,600
207Angels2%$169,900
208Giants2%$168,300
209Braves2%$166,700
210Cardinals2%$165,100
211Red Sox2%$163,500
212Rays2%$162,000
213Diamondbacks2%$160,400
214Tigers2%$158,900
215Brewers2%$157,400
216Rangers2%$155,900
217Yankees2%$154,400
218Phillies2%$152,900
219Astros2%$151,400
220Twins2%$150,000
221Mariners2%$149,700
222Orioles2%$149,300
223Royals2%$149,000
224Cubs2%$148,600
225Padres2%$148,300
226Pirates2%$148,000
227Marlins2%$147,600
228Rockies2%$147,300
229Athletics2%$147,000
230Mets2%$146,600
231White Sox2%$146,300
232Reds2%$146,000
233Indians2%$145,600
234Nationals2%$145,300
235Blue Jays2%$145,000
236Dodgers2%$144,600
237Angels2%$144,300
238Giants2%$144,000
239Braves2%$143,600
240Cardinals2%$143,300
241Red Sox2%$143,000
242Rays2%$142,700
243Diamondbacks2%$142,300
244Tigers2%$142,000
245Brewers2%$141,700
246Rangers2%$141,400
247Yankees2%$141,000
248Phillies2%$140,700
249Astros2%$140,400
250Twins2%$140,100
251Mariners2%$139,800
252Orioles2%$139,500
253Royals2%$139,100
254Cubs2%$138,800
255Padres2%$138,500
256Pirates2%$138,200
257Marlins2%$137,900
258Rockies2%$137,600
259Athletics2%$137,200
260Mets2%$136,900
261White Sox2%$136,600
262Reds2%$136,300
263Indians2%$136,000
264Nationals2%$135,700
265Blue Jays2%$135,400
266Dodgers2%$135,100
267Angels2%$134,800
268Giants2%$134,500
269Braves2%$134,200
270Cardinals2%$133,800
271Red Sox2%$133,500
272Rays2%$133,200
273Diamondbacks2%$132,900
274Tigers2%$132,600
275Brewers2%$132,300
276Rangers2%$132,000
277Yankees2%$131,700
278Phillies2%$131,400
279Astros2%$131,100
280Twins2%$130,800
281Mariners2%$130,500
282Orioles2%$130,200
283Royals2%$129,900
284Cubs2%$129,600
285Padres2%$129,300
286Pirates2%$129,100
287Marlins2%$128,800
288Rockies2%$128,500
289Athletics2%$128,200
290Mets2%$127,900
291White Sox2%$127,600
292Reds2%$127,300
293Indians2%$127,000
294Nationals2%$126,700
295Blue Jays2%$126,400
296Dodgers2%$126,100
297Angels2%$125,900
298Giants2%$125,600
299Braves2%$125,300
300Cardinals2%$125,000
301Red Sox2%$125,000
302Rays2%$125,000
303Diamondbacks2%$125,000
304Tigers2%$125,000
305Brewers2%$125,000
306Rangers2%$125,000
307Yankees2%$125,000
308Phillies2%$125,000
309Astros2%$125,000
310Twins2%$125,000
311Mariners2%$125,000
312Orioles2%$125,000
313Royals2%$125,000
314Cubs2%$125,000
315Padres2%$125,000
316Pirates2%$125,000
317Marlins2%$125,000
318Rockies2%$125,000
319Athletics2%$125,000
320Mets2%$125,000
321White Sox2%$125,000
322Reds2%$125,000
323Indians2%$125,000
324Nationals2%$125,000
325Blue Jays2%$125,000
326Dodgers2%$125,000
327Angels2%$125,000
328Giants2%$125,000
329Braves2%$125,000
330Cardinals2%$125,000
331Red Sox2%$125,000
332Rays2%$125,000
333Diamondbacks2%$125,000
334Tigers2%$125,000
335Brewers2%$125,000
336Rangers2%$125,000
337Yankees2%$125,000
338Phillies2%$125,000

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